Backpack Explorers, sorry, FULL

Preschool Learning Discovery

Please note: spring Backpack Explorer classes are now full. Call Marissa Ticus at 541-382-4754 ext. 329 or email her at to sign up for the wailtlist. 

Come on an Adventure!

Parents and children ages 3-5 investigate science, art, music, stories and culture in a fun, hands-on manner. Don backpacks filled with exciting artifacts while journeying through the Museum’s nature trails and exhibits. Foster artistic expression in your little one and take home activities to continue the learning. New themes weekly!

Wednesdays and Thursdays10:00 am - 11:00 am

Museum members: $10 per child. Non-members: $15 per child, plus admission for accompanying adult. 
Buy a 4-Class Pack and save $5.

Please pre-register using the form below to reserve your spot in class. If you have any questions or would like to be added to a waitlist, please contact Marissa Ticus at or calling (541) 382-4754, ext. 329.

Please note: Younger siblings are more than welcome to come along during the program. If younger siblings do plan on participating in the activities and using class materials, a $5 cost will be charged to the family to account for materials.

With support from Chambers Family Foundation.
Yuck! Sorry, Wednesday and Thursday Backpack Explorers is FULL.

Nature sure can be yucky and stinky. We’ll look at the messy side of nature. Who eats dead things and who creeps around in the dirt? Be prepared for a stinky animal visitor!


Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Apr 27 2017 .
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am